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Monday Jul 28 | Detroit News

Drummer Gene Dunlap is serious about setting the 'groove'

Growing up in Detroit, Dunlap says he was a major James Brown fan, with mad love for the drummers in the godfather of soul's band.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, James Brown, Marcus Miller, Jazz, Earl Klugh

Sun Jul 27, 2014

ABS-CBN News

CD reviews: Mariah Carey, Brat Pack, Al Jarreau

A rhythm guitarist, a drummer, a pianist and a female vocalist who's also a mean bass player are the four characters behind Brat Pack.

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Related Topix: Dance, Al Jarreau, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Mariah Carey, Hip-Hop, The Black Crowes

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Music Legends Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty Announce Formation of New Music Ensemble

Music legends Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty announce the formation of a new ensemble - The Anderson Ponty Band! YES's original singer/songwriter for 35 years, Jon Anderson has had a successful solo career, which includes working with such notable music artists as Vangelis, Kitaro, and Milton Nascimento.

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Related Topix: Jean-Luc Ponty, Jazz, Milton Nascimento, Latin, Aspen, CO

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Local Music Beat: 10 years of Smooth Jazz evenings

Congratulations are in order for An Evening of Smooth Jazz. This summer, the annual music event celebrates 10 years of bringing soulful jazz sounds to mid-Michigan each July.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Phil Perry, Lansing, MI, Holt, MI

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Detroit News

Drummer Gene Dunlap is serious about setting the 'groove'

Growing up in Detroit, Dunlap says he was a major James Brown fan, with mad love for the drummers in the godfather of soul's band.

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Related Topix: James Brown, Black Entertainment, Soul, Jazz, Marcus Miller, Earl Klugh

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Crooks and Liars

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Frank Zappa

Listen to Uncle Frank on this one, folks. Don't get jived by that stuff. Also could George Duke have any more keyboards? Steely Dan is best known for their fusion of jazz and rock, but also hiring a ton of session musicians.

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Related Topix: Jazz, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Examiner.com

'Slam Dunk!': Gerald Albright Scores Big With Compelling New Album

"Slam Dunk" is an apropos title. With a direct influence of James Brown as well as the Philly International and Motown sound, Gerald Albright's infectious new album delivers the goods by taking us on a journey of musical discovery.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Gerald Albright, Jazz, Soul, James Brown

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